Happy Hour

Governor OKs Return Of Happy Hour To IllinoisGov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation that allows bars and restaurants to begin offering happy hour drink specials for the first time in more than 25 years.
Lawmakers OK Return Of Happy Hour To IllinoisThe state has banned happy hour drink specials since 1989, in an effort to cut down on drunk driving, though bars and restaurants were still allowed to designate “happy days,” when they could offer discounted drinks on a specific day of the week.
Chicago’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: November 24th - 30thCheck out the Priceless Things To Do this week in Chicago, week of November 24th-30th.
15 Of The World's Oldest Bars (The Beer's Fresh, Though)Visiting local restaurants and bars is one of the best parts about traveling. Check out any of these old bars - most of which are older than America.
Best Happy Hours Every Week Night In ChicagoYou don’t have to head straight home after the office. Unwind at some of these Chicago-area restaurants and enjoy daily food and drink specials.
Happy Hour At The FlorentineWhen five o’clock hits and you don’t want to go straight home, happy hour is the perfect solution. Skip sugary bombs and limp wings and check out our monthly pick for an affordable, delicious happy hour.
Chicago’s Enduring Speakeasies And Prohibition Era BarsHere are a few of the city’s greatest bars and former speakeasies that not even Prohibition could stop, open for business so you can wet your whistle - no password required.
Crawling Through Lincoln Square One Sip At A TimeNot all pub-crawls are created equal, and finding a stretch through which to drink, possibly eat and definitely be merry can take a little planning. Here's a list of Lincoln Square bars perfect the pub crawl you and your friends have always dreamed about.
Chicago’s Happy Hours That Earn Long-Term LoveFor most post-work revelers, happy hour is a marriage of convenience. After work, watering holes aren’t typically picked for their trendy menus or dazzling drinks but their proximity to your home or office; in some cases, adequate bar food and some dirt cheap drink selections are all you need...
Sunday Night Social, Where To Go OutFor those who need to keep some semblance of a social life active past Saturday—yet still have to show up in one piece come Monday—Sunday night options that offer fun in a lower gear are essential. We’ve put together some of our favorite fun, relaxing ways to cap off the weekend.
A Safe Haven Bar For Soccer FansChicago isn't the friendliest city when it comes to Soccer, so where can a true fan find their mecca? The Globe...
Best Post-Art Event Drink SpotsArts districts, museums and community arts organizations tend to make the biggest splash the first two Fridays of every month. All of these events typically come with the booze already built-in, but if you’re looking to end your night with something other than a cold can of PBR or a white wine in a plastic vessel, we’ve selected some nearby establishments to help you round out your night of culture.